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The value of Simone Biles – an update on athlete endorsements, the Olympics and Rule 40
the USOPC released updated guidance for its athletes regarding personal endorsements and marketing during the Tokyo 2020 games.
Friday Night’s Alright For Football (But Monday Isn’t…)
The Friday evening kick-off and was only confirmed a week before by an ‘interim’ ruling of a judge in a Madrid commercial court.
Konami Juventus and the licensing of IP for use in sports video game content
Konami have recently announced a major deal in the football licensing battle by entering into an agreement with Juventus FC.
Protecting Sport’s Crown Jewels in 2019
A look at the regulations surrounding broadcasting live sport in the UK.
Cryptocurrency and football: a “token” gesture, or worth the investment?
Jonathan Hyman and Nic Couchman explore how football is embracing blockchain technology and partnerships with cryptocurrencies.
KO for illegal streaming servers – the continuing fight against copyright infringement
A High Court case shows that sports rights holders are keen to protect the revenues that can be generated from ownership of such rights.
The Saturday 3pm football blackout: does it have a future?
Jonathan Hyman explores if the Saturday 3pm football blackout has a future.
No Significant Fault – an assessment of Anti-Doping Case Law
An analysis of the approach taken by the Panel in applying the provisions of the World Anti-Doping Code in relation to "Fault".